Ischia stands out as the largest volcanic island in the Tyrrhenian Sea, the port itself nestling on an ancient crater. Its dark volcanic-sand beaches and alkaline thermal springs have made it one of the largest spas in Europe and a popular retreat for centuries.
In a world that moves at breakneck speed, finding a haven of tranquility has become a cherished goal for many travelers. Italy, with its blend of cultural richness and natural beauty, offers a variety of destinations perfect for those seeking a peaceful escape. Here are some of Italy’s finest spots where you can indulge in a Calm-Cation, immersing yourself in relaxation for a week or more.
Te, Larii Maxime, “to you Larius, the greatest”: with these words, Publio Virgilio Marone used to celebrate the beauty of Lake Como in the first century before Christ. Since then, many well known personalities have praised the magnificent landscapes and luxurious villas surrounding its waters.
The Pantheon in Rome is one of the most famous monuments of the city and perhaps the most enigmatic building in Italy. This splendid church dedicated “to all the gods” was commissioned by Marcus Agrippa during the reign of Augustus (27 BC – 14 AD) and was finally completed in 128 AD by the emperor Hadrian. This makes this amazing construction one of the oldest examples of architecture we have on our planet today. Built about two thousand years ago, it is still there!
With the closing ceremonies in Beijing complete, all eyes turn towards the future and the next chance to celebrate the Olympic winter spectacle. Milano Cortina welcomes the Winter Olympic Games in 2026
The Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower in Florence is one of the most amazing works of architecture in the world. Even if you are not an architect and have no idea about design and building technology, there is probably no chance you have never heard about this astonishing creation. And still, if you haven’t, it definitely worth to be discovered!
BEST ITALY BEACHES
Tropea is known the world over for its’ breathtaking beach. White sand, crystal clear water, spectacular rocky cliff and a lot of history. Tropea beach, located on the tip of the Italy’s “boot” and washed by the Tyrrhenian Sea, is a mind blowing place not to miss if you are planning to visit Italy this summer.
Adventures by Land: Skiing in Italy
If you’re looking for a long ski season and world-class ski resorts Italy is the perfect choice. You will find breathtaking views, exclusive resorts and world-class competitions in Italy’s mountains. While there are many to choose from, here are 5 extraordinary Italy ski destinations that will ‘peak’ your interest.